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Download as PDF 12455 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 55 / Tuesday, March 24, 2009 / Notices (b) Project’s Estimated Annual Greenhouse Gas Reduction. The proposal must subtract the project’s estimated annual greenhouse gas emissions from the project’s current annual greenhouse gas emissions. (c) Project’s Estimated Total Greenhouse Gas Reduction. The proposal must multiply the project’s estimated annual greenhouse gas reduction by the estimated useful life of the investment. Appendix E—Tables FTA will post on its Web site: www.fta.dot.gov a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that may be used to develop these tables. TABLE 1—FOR ENERGY CONSUMPTION REDUCTION PROJECTS A1. A2. Total Agency. Agency Reported Energy Use. A3. Total Agency Non-Reported Energy Use. A4. Total Agency Energy Use. Note: For some projects, the estimated total project energy savings as a percentage of the total energy use of the public transportation system will be less than one percent. In those cases the proposal may identify the total savings as less than one percent for E8 and need not fill in A2–A4. Agency X xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. E1. Project Scope (Title) .. E2. Cost ........ E3. Estimated Project Useful Life. E4. Project’s Current Annual Energy Use. E5. Project’s Estimated Annual Energy Use. E6. Project’s Annual Energy Savings. E7. Total Project Energy Savings. E8. Total Savings as % of Total Use Project 1 ........................... Project 2 ........................... Project 3 ........................... Project Cost .. Project Cost .. Project Cost .. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. xx .................. E4–E5 ........... E4–E5 ........... E4–E5 ........... E5 X E3 ........ E5 X E3 ........ E5 X E3 ........ E7/A4 E7/A4 E7/A4 TABLE 2—FOR GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSION REDUCTION PROJECTS Agency name: G1. Project scope (Title) G2. Cost G3. Estimated project useful life G4. Project’s current annual CO2 equivalent emissions G5. Project’s estimated annual CO2 equivalent emissions G6. Project’s estimated annual CO2 emission reductions E7. Total project CO2 emission reductions Project 1 ...................... Project 2 ...................... Project Cost ........ Project Cost ........ xx ........................ xx ........................ xx ........................ xx ........................ xx ........................ xx ........................ G4–G5 ................ G4–G5 ................ G6 X G3 G6 X G3 [FR Doc. E9–6420 Filed 3–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–57–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [U.S. DOT Docket Number NHTSA–2009– 0056] Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping Requirements mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Department of Transportation. ACTION: Request for public comment on proposed collection of information. SUMMARY: Before a Federal agency can collect certain information from the public, it must receive approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Under procedures established by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, before seeking OMB approval, Federal agencies must solicit public comment on proposed collections of information, including extensions and reinstatement of previously approved collections. This document describes VerDate Nov<24>2008 01:06 Mar 24, 2009 Jkt 217001 one collection of information for which NHTSA intends to seek OMB approval. DATES: Comments must be received on or before May 26, 2009. ADDRESSES: Comments must refer to the docket notice numbers cited at the beginning of this notice and be submitted to Docket Management, Room W12–140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590. Please identify the proposed collection of information for which a comment is provided, by referencing its OMB clearance number. It is requested, but not required, that 2 copies of the comment be provided. The Docket Section is open on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gary R. Toth, Office of Data Acquisitions (NVS–410), Room W53–303, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Toth’s telephone number is (202) 366–5378. Please identify the relevant collection of information by referring to its OMB Control Number. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, before an agency submits a proposed collection of information to OMB for approval, it must first publish a document in the Federal Register providing a 60-day comment period and PO 00000 Frm 00153 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 otherwise consult with members of the public and affected agencies concerning each proposed collection of information. The OMB has promulgated regulations describing what must be included in such a document. Under OMB’s regulation (at 5CFR 1320.8(d), an agency must ask for public comment on the following: (i) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (ii) The accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (iii) How to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (iv) How to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond including the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic submission of responses. In compliance with these requirements, NHTSA asks for public E:\FR\FM\24MRN1.SGM 24MRN1 12456 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 55 / Tuesday, March 24, 2009 / Notices comments on the following proposed collections of information: Title: National Automotive Sampling System (NASS). Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection. OMB Control Number: 2127–0021. Affected Public: Passenger Motor Vehicle Operators. Abstract: The collection of crash data that support the establishment and enforcement of motor vehicle regulations that reduce the severity of injury and property damage caused by motor vehicle crashes is authorized under the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89– 563, Title 1, Sec. 106, 108, and 112). The National Automotive Sampling System (NASS) Crashworthiness Data System (CDS) of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigates high severity crashes. Once a crash has been selected for investigation, researchers locate, visit, measure, and photograph the crash scene; locate, inspect, and photograph vehicles; conduct a telephone or personal interview with the involved individuals or surrogate; and obtain and record injury information received from various medical data sources. NASS CDS data are used to describe and analyze circumstances, mechanisms, and consequences of high severity motor vehicle crashes in the United States. The collection of interview data aids in this effort. Estimated Annual Burden: 5,807 hours. Number of respondents: 13,500. Issued on: March 18, 2009. Marilena Amoni, Associate Administrator, National Center for Statistics and Analysis. [FR Doc. E9–6382 Filed 3–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–59–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service [REG–107047–00] Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Regulation Project mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed VerDate Nov<24>2008 01:06 Mar 24, 2009 Jkt 217001 and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning an existing final regulation, REG–107047– 00 (TD 8985), Hedging Transactions (1.1221–2). DATES: Written comments should be received on or before May 26, 2009 to be assured of consideration. ADDRESSES: Direct all written comments to R. Joseph Durbala, Internal Revenue Service, room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the regulation should be directed to Carolyn N. Brown at Internal Revenue Service, Room 6129, 1111 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20224, or at (202) 622–6688, or through the Internet at Carolyn.N.Brown@irs.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Title: Hedging Transactions. OMB Number: 1545–1480. Regulation Project Number: REG– 107047–00. Abstract: This regulation deals with the character and timing of gain or loss from certain hedging transactions entered into by members of a consolidated group of corporations. The regulation applies when one member of the group hedges its own risk, hedges the risk of another member, or enters into a risk-shifting transaction with another member. Also, this regulation clarifies the character of gain or loss from the sale or exchange of property that is a part of a business hedge. A taxpayer must identify the hedging transaction on its book and records before the close of the day on which the taxpayer enters into it and must also identify the item, items, or aggregate risk being hedged. The information will be used to verify that a taxpayer is properly reporting its business hedging transactions. Current Actions: There is no change to this existing regulation. Type of Review: Extension of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Business or other forprofit organizations. Estimated Number of Respondents: 127,100. Estimated Time per Respondent: 1 hour, 20 minutes. Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 171,050. The following paragraph applies to all of the collections of information covered by this notice: An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to PO 00000 Frm 00154 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 respond to, a collection of information unless the collection of information displays a valid OMB control number. Books or records relating to a collection of information must be retained as long as their contents may become material in the administration of any internal revenue law. Generally, tax returns and tax return information are confidential, as required by 26 U.S.C. 6103. Request for Comments: Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or start-up costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information. Approved: March 12, 2009. R. Joseph Durbala, IRS Reports Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E9–6362 Filed 3–23–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4830–01–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Internal Revenue Service Proposed Collection; Comment Request for Form 8811 AGENCY: Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comments. SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104–13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the IRS is soliciting comments concerning Form 8811, Information Return for Real Estate Mortgage Investment Conduits (REMICs) and Issuers of Collateralized Debt Obligations. E:\FR\FM\24MRN1.SGM 24MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 55 (Tuesday, March 24, 2009)]
[Notices]
[Pages 12455-12456]
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[FR Doc No: E9-6382]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

[U.S. DOT Docket Number NHTSA-2009-0056]


Reports, Forms, and Recordkeeping Requirements

AGENCY: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 
Department of Transportation.

ACTION: Request for public comment on proposed collection of 
information.

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SUMMARY: Before a Federal agency can collect certain information from 
the public, it must receive approval from the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB). Under procedures established by the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995, before seeking OMB approval, Federal agencies must solicit 
public comment on proposed collections of information, including 
extensions and reinstatement of previously approved collections. This 
document describes one collection of information for which NHTSA 
intends to seek OMB approval.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before May 26, 2009.

ADDRESSES: Comments must refer to the docket notice numbers cited at 
the beginning of this notice and be submitted to Docket Management, 
Room W12-140, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., Washington, DC 20590. Please 
identify the proposed collection of information for which a comment is 
provided, by referencing its OMB clearance number. It is requested, but 
not required, that 2 copies of the comment be provided. The Docket 
Section is open on weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gary R. Toth, Office of Data 
Acquisitions (NVS-410), Room W53-303, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE., 
Washington, DC 20590. Mr. Toth's telephone number is (202) 366-5378. 
Please identify the relevant collection of information by referring to 
its OMB Control Number.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 
before an agency submits a proposed collection of information to OMB 
for approval, it must first publish a document in the Federal Register 
providing a 60-day comment period and otherwise consult with members of 
the public and affected agencies concerning each proposed collection of 
information. The OMB has promulgated regulations describing what must 
be included in such a document. Under OMB's regulation (at 5CFR 
1320.8(d), an agency must ask for public comment on the following:
    (i) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including 
whether the information will have practical utility;
    (ii) The accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the 
proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    (iii) How to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    (iv) How to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
those who are to respond including the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g. permitting electronic 
submission of responses.
    In compliance with these requirements, NHTSA asks for public

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comments on the following proposed collections of information:
    Title: National Automotive Sampling System (NASS).
    Type of Request: Extension of a currently approved collection.
    OMB Control Number: 2127-0021.
    Affected Public: Passenger Motor Vehicle Operators.
    Abstract: The collection of crash data that support the 
establishment and enforcement of motor vehicle regulations that reduce 
the severity of injury and property damage caused by motor vehicle 
crashes is authorized under the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle 
Safety Act of 1966 (Pub. L. 89-563, Title 1, Sec. 106, 108, and 112). 
The National Automotive Sampling System (NASS) Crashworthiness Data 
System (CDS) of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 
investigates high severity crashes. Once a crash has been selected for 
investigation, researchers locate, visit, measure, and photograph the 
crash scene; locate, inspect, and photograph vehicles; conduct a 
telephone or personal interview with the involved individuals or 
surrogate; and obtain and record injury information received from 
various medical data sources. NASS CDS data are used to describe and 
analyze circumstances, mechanisms, and consequences of high severity 
motor vehicle crashes in the United States. The collection of interview 
data aids in this effort.
    Estimated Annual Burden: 5,807 hours.
    Number of respondents: 13,500.

    Issued on: March 18, 2009.
Marilena Amoni,
Associate Administrator, National Center for Statistics and Analysis.
[FR Doc. E9-6382 Filed 3-23-09; 8:45 am]
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